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World leaders won#39;t gather at United Nations for first time in 75 years
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World leaders not to gather for UNGA for 1st time in 75 yrs

For the first time in 75 years, world leaders will not travel to New York for the annual United Nations General Assembly session in September this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the President of the UN General Assembly has announced.   The landmark 75th session of the UN General Assembly is expected to begin on September 15 and the first day of the high-level General Debate is likely to be on September 22, according to SDG Knowledge Hub website, an online resource center for news on ..., 3 weeks ago

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International Day Against Drug Abuse And Illicit Trafficking 2020: Date, Theme, Significance

The date of June 26 was chosen after the United Nations General Assembly passed a resolution regarding it on December 7, 1987.
 News186 days ago June 21 to be celebrated as International Day of Yoga in Vancouver  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Coronavirus Highlights: COVID-19 Cases Rise To 18,985, Over 600 Dead  NDTV2 months ago UN General Assembly Adopts Resolution In Fight Against COVID-19  NDTV2 months ago
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Russia slaps US for ignoring Gagarin on Spaceflight Day

The United Nations General Assembly in 2011 proclaimed the annual observance held on the anniversary of the solo one-orbit mission that made Gagarin the first man in space on April 12, 1961.
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UN Changes Phrase In 75th Anniversary Draft After India, 5 Others Object

UN General Assembly President Tijjani Muhammad-Bande has changed a phrase in the draft declaration to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations after India along with countries including the UK and the US raised objection to the sentence, ...
 NDTV3 days ago

WB governor writes to VCs to tell students to practice Yoga at home

At the initiative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi 'International Yoga Day' was accorded global support at the United Nations General Assembly in 2014 and since then being celebrated on June 21 all over the world and across India, including educational ...
 Times of India1 week ago
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UNSC reform process, negotiations postponed 'until further notice' due to COVID-19

In a letter to the President of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, IGN co-chairs Permanent Representative of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations Ambassador Lana Nusseibeh and Polish Ambassador to the UN Joanna ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Campaigning in COVID-19 era: BJP's blueprint for Bihar polls

While P Muralidhar Rao, BJP general secretary, says, 'Digital electioneering is here to stay until the elections in 2021,' the BJP’s rallies in Bihar will not be confined to cyberspace. Its strategists have devised other ways of getting around the hygiene protocol that Covid-19 has entailed. Radhika Ramaseshan reports.  IMAGE: Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah addresses the 'Bihar Jansamwad rally, through video conferencing, from New Delhi. Photograph: ANI Photo ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Yoga boosts immunity, help fight COVID-19: PM

Yoga has emerged as a force for unity and it does not discriminate as it goes beyond race, colour, gender, faith and nations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday. In his message on the sixth International Day of Yoga, he said due to the coronavirus pandemic, the world is feeling the need for Yoga more than ever. "If our immunity is strong, it is of great help in defeating this disease. For boosting immunity, there are several techniques in Yoga, various 'asanas' are there," he said.
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Trump terminates relationship with WHO

President Donald Trump has announced that the United States will terminate its relationship with the World Health Organisation, saying it had failed to undertake greatly needed reforms and 'mislead' the world about the coronavirus when it emerged in China.   Trump has accused the WHO of failing to hold Beijing to account over the coronavirus pandemic. "China has total control over the World Health Organisation," he said on Friday while announcing measures aimed at punishing China.
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Wll Santhosh oust Yediyurappa?

Yediyurappa is made of sterner stuff and is not going to yield so easily.Aditi Phadnis reports. IMAGE: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa. Photograph: Shailendra Bhojak/PTI Photo In the Indira Gandhi era, leaders like Janardhana Poojary were thrust upon Karnataka because the central leadership did not want strong state leaders. Today, the Bharatiya Janata Party is going through the same syndrome, said a veteran BJP leader from Karnataka calmly, without heat. The comment came as a stoic ...
 Rediff.com5 days ago
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